Participants are invited to submit abstracts for poster sessions on any aspect of the intersections of nature and language.  


If you are interested in taking part in the poster sessions, please send an abstract of no more than 500 words to before 11:59pm EDT July 15th.  


Notification of acceptance will be sent to the authors by July 20th.

The conference is part of the multi-institutional research programme Creative Multilingualism (, funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council. Our research group is a large cross-disciplinary team of academics working on the nexus between linguistic diversity and creativity. The conference is being organized by Strand 2 of Creative Multilingualism: Creating a Meaningful World: Nature in Name, Metaphor and Myth:

We look forward to welcoming you in Pittsburgh!